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Amey Wagh (born 13 November 1987) is an Indian Marathi actor known for films such as Popat, Faster Fene and Muramba.[1][2]

Amey Wagh
Born13 November 1987 (1987-11-13) (age 31)
NationalityIndian
Alma materBrihan Maharashtra College of Commerce
OccupationActor
Years active2011–present
Notable work
Height5 ft 8 in (173 cm)

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Early LifeEdit

He studied in Brihan Maharashtra College of Commerce, Pune.He began actively participating in play competitions since the beginning of his college life.[3] He lived in a joint family in Pune, consisting of around 65 members. His family was in the transport business.[4]

CareerEdit

He is part of the theatre group,Natak Company.[1] In 2014, he was in an English play titled "The Government Inspector".[5] He was also in the play "Bombed", in 2015.[6] Marathi play Amar Photo Studio had Wagh in a lead role.[7] He also starred in two popular Marathi TV serials Dil Dosti Duniyadari and its sequel Dil Dosti Dobara which were massive hits among the audiences. He hosted the show Super Dancer Maharashtra in 2018.[8]He also co-hosted Jio Filmfare Awards Marathi 2018, alongside Suvrat Joshi.[9]He is part of the YouTube channel Bharatiya Digital Party, where he hosts a celebrity talk show called Casting Couch with Amey & Nipun[10].He hosted the famous food show -Mrs.Annapurna-(2014),on ETV Marathi and dance reality show 2 MAD -(2017) on Colors Marathi.[citation needed]


Movies[11]Edit

Year Title Role Language
2012 Aiyyaa Nana Hindi
2013 Popat Raghya Marathi
2014 Shutter Autorickshaw Driver Marathi
2016 Ghantaa Raj Marathi
2017 Muramba Alok Marathi
2017 Faster Fene Banesh Fene(Banya) Marathi
2018 High Jack ATC Junior Official Hindi

TelevisionEdit

Year Title Role Notes Refs
2015 - 2017 Dil Dosti Duniyadari Kaivalya Karkhanis
2017 Dil Dosti Dobara Sahil
2016- Casting Couch with Amey & Nipun Himself Webseries [12]
2017 Boygiri Bajirao Ghadigoankar Webseries [13]

PlaysEdit

AwardsEdit

He was awarded Vinod Doshi fellowship in performing arts in 2015.[17]He won the award for Best Actor in a Leading Role(male) in the Filmfare Awards Marathi 2018, for Muramba.[18]

Personal LifeEdit

He was born in Pune, Maharashtra. He dated Sajiri Deshpande for 13 years before eventually tieing the knot on 2 July 2017 at Shrutimangal, Pune.[19]

PhilanthropyEdit

He, along with Sunil Barve donated the money from two shows of Amar Photo Studio to Chief Minister's Relief Fund in 2018.[20]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Bhanage, Mihir (27 September 2017). "Amey Wagh: Faster Fene is being compared to Sherlock – Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 22 January 2018.
  2. ^ Atulkar, Preeti (3 June 2017). "When Amey Wagh's parents got emotional – Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 22 January 2018.
  3. ^ Joshi, Mitesh (9 January 2019). "कॉलेज आठवणींचा कोलाज : सुवर्णकाळ". Loksatta (in Marathi). Retrieved 18 March 2019.
  4. ^ "Amey Wagh reveals secrets on Famously Filmfare - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 18 March 2019.
  5. ^ "NCPA & Akvarious Production's play The Government Inspector premiers in Bangalore". APN News. 16 October 2014. Retrieved 10 April 2019.
  6. ^ "BOMBED by Akvarious Productions – Review". youth incorporated. 16 March 2015. Retrieved 10 April 2019.
  7. ^ "Parna Pethe Replaces Sakhi in Amar Photo Studio". www.timesofindia.com. 15 August 2018.
  8. ^ "Dussehra Special: Amey Wagh shares a picture of his 'Raavan' avatar - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 18 March 2019.
  9. ^ "Jio FIlmfare Awards Marathi 2018: a glamorous evening - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 18 March 2019.
  10. ^ "Casting Couch (All episodes) - YouTube". YouTube. Retrieved 4 March 2019.
  11. ^ "Amey Wagh Movies: Latest and Upcoming Films of Amey Wagh | eTimes". timesofindia.indiatimes.com. Retrieved 18 March 2019.
  12. ^ "PL Deshpande to BhaDiPa: Bridging laughs". DNA India. 23 February 2019. Retrieved 14 March 2019.
  13. ^ "Watch Boygiri (2017) online | Latest Episodes | Webisoda - The Indian Web Series Hub". Webisoda - The Indian Web Series Hub. Retrieved 1 August 2018.
  14. ^ "Theatre is my first love: Amey Wagh – Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 22 January 2018.
  15. ^ "Amey Wagh's tryst with a drama company – Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 22 January 2018.
  16. ^ "This 'photo studio' will capture a different perspective - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 14 March 2019.
  17. ^ "Performing Arts in India | Theatre Fellowship in India". vsdf.org. Retrieved 18 March 2019.
  18. ^ "Amey Wagh - Best Actor in Leading Role Male Nominee | Filmfare Awards". filmfare.com. Retrieved 18 March 2019.
  19. ^ "अमेय वाघ बायकोला म्हणाला, 'एक वाघ तुझ्यासाठी आयुष्यभर मांजर व्हायला तयार...'". divyamarathi (in Marathi). 19 June 2018. Retrieved 18 March 2019.
  20. ^ "Amey Wagh and Sunil Barve donate for Maharashtra CM's Relief Fund - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 18 March 2019.